Associate Manager of European Garnacha Grenache Quality Wines

Eric has more than 20 years of experience in wine export, and more than 30 years’ experience in everything related to the vine and to wine.

Director of Wine Education at Jackson Family Wines

Nick Hetzel, Director of Wine Education at Jackson Family Wines, earned the most prestigious title a sommelier can achieve by passing the Master Sommelier in 2013.

Director of NVWA Education Center and Certified Champagne Instructor

Monika Bielka-Vescov, Director of NVWA Education Center, channels her entrepreneurial spirit through building innovative programs at NVWA’s headquarters.

Chairman & CEO of City Winery

Michael Dorf serves on the board of The American Symphony Orchestra, Newport Folk and Jazz Festivals and is currently Chairman of LabShul/Storahtelling.

President of Will Travel For Wine, Inc

Matthew is President of Will Travel For Wine, Inc and will travel anywhere and everywhere for wine.

Advanced Sommelier

Mark Guillaudeu is an Advanced Sommelier with the Court of Master Sommeliers since 2018.

Master of Wine and Master Sommelier

Doug Frost is a Master of Wine and Master Sommelier as well as an author and wine consultant based in Kansas City, Missouri.

Certified Sommelier

Chuck Nix is a Certified Sommelier with the Court of Master Sommeliers and Certified Specialist of Wine with The Society of Wine Educators.

Lisa Redwine brings a whole new level of food and wine knowledge to the San Diego community.

Winery Sommelier for JUSTIN Vineyards and Winery

Joseph Spellman, MS is Winery Sommelier for JUSTIN Vineyards and Winery.